Camino - Sarria to Santiago

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4.8 Based on 58 Reviews
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 18-99 yrs
  • max group size 15
  • guiding method Self-guided
  • Tour Code BM-20276
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Sarria, Spain
  • Ends Santiago De Compostela, Spain
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Experience the history of the trail marked by crosses, statues and grain silos
  • Walk the last 115km of the Camino to the tomb of St James in Santiago and qualify for the pilgrims certificate
  • Reach Santiago on foot and experience the famous pilgrims mass
  • Enjoying the camaraderie of fellow hikers and pilgrims
The tour "Camino - Sarria To Santiago" starts in Sarria and ends in Santiago De Compostela. It is a walking trip that takes 8 days taking you through Portomarín, Sarria, Palas De Rei and 4 other destinations in Spain. "Camino - Sarria To Santiago" is a self-guided private tour that includes accommodation in hotels, meals and others.

Walk the final and most popular stage of the Camino Frances to earn your Compostela. This stage of the famous Camino pilgrimage route offer the chance for time starved travellers to walk the final 115kms into Santiago and gain a wonderful appreciation of the historic significance of the route. To be eligible for the official Compostela certificate of completion, which is issued by the Pilgrim's Office in Santiago de Compostela, walkers must walk at least 100kms of the iconic pilgrim route. Walking through mixed landscapes, there are numerous reminders of the pilgrims past who travelled the route including crosses, statues and grain silos. The gates of Galicia lead on to the fabled Santiago de Compostela with its famous cathedral, site of the tomb of St James.
  • Day 1 : Arrive in Sarria
  • Day 2 : Walk through the hills of Galicia to Portomarin (6hrs)
  • Day 3 : To Palas de Rei (6-7hrs)
  • Day 4 : Leave Lugo province to enter La Coruña and on to Melide (4.5hrs)
  • Day 5 : To Arzúa (4hrs)
  • Day 6 : Continue to Rúa or Pedrouzo (5-6hrs)
  • Day 7 : Arrive Santiago (5-6hrs)
  • Day 8 : Trip concludes Santiago de Compostela
  • 7 nights in hotels & farmhouse B&Bs on a twin share basis generally with ensuite facilities (upgrade to superior hotel in Arzua (recommended) and Santiago - supplement applies)
  • 7 breakfasts, 6 dinners (no dinner in Santiago): Breakfasts are usually continental inclusive of breads, cheese, ham, tea, coffee & juices. Dinner will consist of 3 courses, usually starting with a salad, followed by chicken, red meat, fish or a pasta dish & finishing with a dessert of fruit or cakes.
  • Digital information pack with route notes, maps & GPX
  • Luggage Transfer, 1 piece maximum 20kg, supplement applies for excess
  • Visitor tax
  • Pilgrim Passport
  • Emergency hotline
  • Travel to Sarria and from Santiago de Compostela
  • Meals not listed as included, drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Guide – this is a self guided walking holiday
  • A supplement will apply if you are travelling solo or book a single room
  • Entrance fees not listed as included
  • Transfers by taxi or public transport if you need to skip a stage
  • Transfers not listed as included
  • A private transfer from Santiago airport or A Coruna airport to Sarria is available on request - please ask for our rates
  • Excess luggage
  • Accommodation upgrade to superior hotel in Arzua (supplement applies)
  • Accommodation to superior hotel or Parador in Santiago (supplement applies)
  • Items of a personal nature
4.8 - Excellent
Based on 58 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 05 2024
5 - Excellent
I had organized the Camino from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela for a group of 15 for May 12-20 wtih an extended visit to Finisterre. What an amazing experience! That said, like everything else, nothing is 100% perfect so there... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 04 2024
5 - Excellent
Amazing trip - various accommodation - bad transfers perfect - food great!
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 04 2024
4 - Very Good
Very Good
Good value for money. Accomodation on the whole was excellent . Only one hotel I felt could have been better. Food was great and lots of wine at dinner apart from one hotel. The bag drop off to each pension was great.
  • Anonymous
  • On Jun 04 2024
5 - Excellent
This is the first time to join the hiking package. Overall arrangement are perfect but the hotel ranking have big difference and not consistency. We have 1 or 2 nights staying in 1* pension, there is no kettle and no cup in the... Read more
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Camino - Sarria to Santiago tour. You can cancel the tour up to 72 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 71 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 29 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 29 August 2024, a deposit of 191 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 71 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Camino - Sarria to Santiago tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Camino - Sarria to Santiago tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure.
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